The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 30 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing XML 16 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.00% 3.30% 2.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.82% 10.47% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 2
Median daily rate £525 £510 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +56.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £362 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £522 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -13.58%
XML
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
163 86 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 40.75% 31.50% 22.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 55 21
Median daily rate £400 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £295 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sheffield region citing XML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XML across the Sheffield region.

XML Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

XML
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XML across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

XML Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Sheffield region.

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for XML.

1 25 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 23 (76.67%) SQL
3 21 (70.00%) HTML
4 16 (53.33%) SQL Server
5 15 (50.00%) Java
6 13 (43.33%) CSS
7 12 (40.00%) Oracle
7 12 (40.00%) IIS
8 11 (36.67%) Sybase
8 11 (36.67%) Linux
8 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (33.33%) Web Services
9 10 (33.33%) Tomcat
10 9 (30.00%) XSLT
10 9 (30.00%) .NET
10 9 (30.00%) Middleware
11 8 (26.67%) Windows
11 8 (26.67%) HTTP
11 8 (26.67%) Cisco
11 8 (26.67%) IBM
11 8 (26.67%) jQuery
12 7 (23.33%) Oracle RAC
12 7 (23.33%) iSCSI
12 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (23.33%) Hyper-V
12 7 (23.33%) NAS
12 7 (23.33%) SRDF
12 7 (23.33%) Hadoop
12 7 (23.33%) FCoE
12 7 (23.33%) Fibre Channel

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (40.00%) IIS
2 10 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 7 (23.33%) Apache
3 7 (23.33%) Oracle Coherence
3 7 (23.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 7 (23.33%) WebSphere
4 5 (16.67%) CMS
5 3 (10.00%) Drupal
6 1 (3.33%) JBoss
6 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) HTTP
2 7 (23.33%) FCoE
2 7 (23.33%) Fibre Channel
2 7 (23.33%) iSCSI
2 7 (23.33%) LAN
2 7 (23.33%) Multicast
2 7 (23.33%) NAS
2 7 (23.33%) SAN
2 7 (23.33%) WAN
3 5 (16.67%) SSL
4 4 (13.33%) DNS
4 4 (13.33%) Internet
5 2 (6.67%) Extranet
5 2 (6.67%) Intranet
6 1 (3.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (23.33%) Hadoop
2 7 (23.33%) HBase
3 6 (20.00%) MySQL
4 5 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 5 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 3 (10.00%) DB2
6 1 (3.33%) Couchbase
6 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
6 1 (3.33%) GIS
6 1 (3.33%) Informix
6 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.33%) MS Access
6 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (13.33%) JUnit
1 4 (13.33%) Maven
1 4 (13.33%) Mockito
1 4 (13.33%) Subversion
2 2 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (6.67%) ClearCase
2 2 (6.67%) Gitweb
2 2 (6.67%) Gradle
2 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.67%) jMock
3 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.33%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Billing
4 1 (3.33%) Games
4 1 (3.33%) Marketing
4 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (60.00%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) Architect
3 7 (23.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 5 (16.67%) PHP Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Java Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
7 2 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (6.67%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Data Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Systems Architect
8 1 (3.33%) HTML CSS Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Systems Architect
8 1 (3.33%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (70.00%) HTML
2 13 (43.33%) CSS
3 10 (33.33%) Web Services
4 9 (30.00%) .NET
4 9 (30.00%) Middleware
4 9 (30.00%) XSLT
5 8 (26.67%) jQuery
6 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET
6 7 (23.33%) Rendezvous
7 5 (16.67%) Ajax
7 5 (16.67%) JMS
8 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
8 4 (13.33%) JSON
8 4 (13.33%) Spring
9 3 (10.00%) REST
9 3 (10.00%) RESTful
10 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (6.67%) Ext JS
10 2 (6.67%) Java EE
10 2 (6.67%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Client/Server
1 2 (6.67%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.33%) RIA
2 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Linux
2 8 (26.67%) Windows
3 7 (23.33%) Solaris
4 1 (3.33%) AIX
4 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.33%) SUSE
4 1 (3.33%) Unix
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (23.33%) Benchmarking
2 7 (23.33%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (20.00%) MVC
3 6 (20.00%) Web Development
4 5 (16.67%) Content Management
4 5 (16.67%) ETL
5 4 (13.33%) OO
6 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.67%) AOP
7 2 (6.67%) CRUD
7 2 (6.67%) Data Mapping
7 2 (6.67%) DevOps
7 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (6.67%) ERD
7 2 (6.67%) Information Engineering
7 2 (6.67%) SOA
7 2 (6.67%) Software Delivery
7 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 23 (76.67%) SQL
3 15 (50.00%) Java
4 7 (23.33%) C#
5 5 (16.67%) PHP
6 4 (13.33%) PL/SQL
7 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
8 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
8 2 (6.67%) Python
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Hyper-V
1 7 (23.33%) KVM
1 7 (23.33%) NFS
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle RAC
1 7 (23.33%) SRDF
1 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (23.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Oracle
2 11 (36.67%) Sybase
3 8 (26.67%) Cisco
3 8 (26.67%) IBM
4 7 (23.33%) DataSynapse
4 7 (23.33%) EMC
4 7 (23.33%) Intel
4 7 (23.33%) NetApp
4 7 (23.33%) TIBCO
4 7 (23.33%) VMware
5 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.67%) AppDynamics
6 2 (6.67%) Pega
6 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
6 2 (6.67%) Vitria
7 1 (3.33%) BEA
7 1 (3.33%) Ektron
7 1 (3.33%) F5
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